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Pentair Showcases Food & Beverage Innovations At Drinktec 2013

September 16, 2013

SCHAFFHAUSEN, Switzerland - September 16, 2013 - Pentair is showcasing its latest innovations and integrated solutions for the beer, beverage, food, dairy and wine industries across its trusted brands at drinktec 2013 in Munich, Germany September 16 - 20, 2013. The company, a global water, fluid, thermal management and equipment protection partner, offers industry leading products, services and solutions to address the world's growing needs at the nexus of food, energy and water.

"We know customers are coming to drinktec to learn about the latest technologies that will help them minimize scarce resources-including reducing energy and water consumption-while providing greater flexibility and quality assurance," said Mike Schrock, president and chief operating officer, Pentair. "Our wide range of integrated products and solutions enable our customers in the food and beverage industries to create highly efficient and advanced operations, and ultimately provide great tasting beverages to consumers."

Among Pentair's latest food and beverage processing innovations to be showcased at drinktec:

  • The newest generation of the Südmo IntelliTank Matrix with close coupled valves that provide high efficiency and economic performance for breweries and the food and beverage industries.  

  • The Haffmans Automator, a new advanced all-in-one quality control instrument that offers greater modularity, resulting in reduced labor needs and a fully automated process. 

  • The latest generation BMF-18 Compact Beer Membrane Filtration system, an innovative, lower total cost of ownership replacement for traditional filtration. 

For the foodservice industry, Pentair provides quality water solutions for leading restaurant, coffee house, grocery, hotel and other commercial kitchen operations around the world. Its filtration technologies remove particulates, chemicals and other unwanted contaminants from water, and its pump technologies address a wide range of fluid boost, delivery and transfer applications. At drinktec, Pentair is featuring its new Everpure SimpliFlow Water Management System, which services equipment faster and more efficiently, thereby reducing customer costs. The product recently received the National Restaurant Association 2013 Kitchen Innovations(TM) (KI) Award, which honors the most promising and cutting-edge advancements in kitchen equipment for the foodservice industry.

Pentair products at this year's trade fair will include hygienic, aseptic and industrial valves and components; membrane technology for water and beer purification and filtration; continuous beverage processing; beverage dispensing equipment; carbon dioxide (CO2) systems; quality control equipment; microfiltration and biogas upgrading. Key Pentair brands that serve the food and beverage industry and will be featured at drinktec 2013 include Haffmans, Südmo, Beverage Systems, X-Flow, Shurflo, Everpure, Keystone, Mecafrance and Hovap.

To learn more, visit Pentair at drinktec 2013 in Hall A3, Booth 313 or the company's web site at

Pentair Ltd. ( delivers industry-leading products, services and solutions for its customers' diverse needs in water and other fluids, thermal management and equipment protection.  With pro forma revenues of approximately $8 billion, Pentair employs more than 30,000 people worldwide.

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Pentair Contacts:
Rebecca Osborn
Senior Manager, External Communications
Tel: +1 763 656 5589

Sjoerd van der Sterren, Head of Marketing Food & Beverage Process Solutions
Pentair Filtration & Process
Direct: +31 77 323 23 35